SW Colorado Real Estate News

May 2021 CAR Numbers
Jun21

May 2021 CAR Numbers

May brought spring flowers as well as an interesting real estate market. Every month the Durango Area Association of Realtors provides a breakdown of key metrics to our La Plata County area real estate activity. We will be looking at May 2021 activity versus May 2020 as well as year to date statistics. In La Plata County, there have been 120 new single-family listings making a total of 467 since January 1, which is 7 less for the...

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UNBELIEVABLE MOUNTAIN VIEWS IN PAGOSA SPRINGS, COLORADO
May18

UNBELIEVABLE MOUNTAIN VIEWS IN PAGOSA SPRINGS, COLORADO

DurangoColoradoRealEstate.com has amazing listings from all over SW Colorado. Check out this land in Pagosa Springs ❮ ❯     featured land Listed by Pagosa Springs Realty 750 Invitation Circle Pagosa Springs CO   $500,000.00 Description UNBELIEVABLE COLORADO MOUNTAIN VIEWS!!! Stunning 35 acres tucked away with SPECTACULAR end-of-the-road seclusion and privacy. In-your-face views of Navajo Peak and Banded Peaks. Gated,...

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Is a real estate investment right for you?
May11

Is a real estate investment right for you?

Dan Korman, founder of Alpenglow Properties, discusses the pros and cons of buying a house as a rental property, vacation rental, or corporate rental. Sponsored by Alpenglow Properties.

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Welcome to Durango Land and Homes
May10

Welcome to Durango Land and Homes

Durango Land and Homes is a customer service organization which happens to sell Durango real estate. We pride ourselves on making the transition into, out of, and around our community as seamless and enjoyable as possible. We are known for our commitment to customers and clients and to this community.   Durango Land and Homes has a fantastic collection of real estate listings all over La Plata and North County. Christina and...

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AMAZING Bayfield, Colorado property
May10

AMAZING Bayfield, Colorado property

DurangoColoradoRealEstate.com has amazing listings from all over SW Colorado. Check out this AMAZING Bayfield, CO home for sale ❮ ❯   featured listing Listed by Homes In Durango 11623 CR 502, Bayfield CO $750,000.00 Description This property is truly amazing and is perfect for a family compound or live in one home and have income coming in on the other 2 homes. There is a spectacular 2 bedroom 2 bath log home with a garage and carport...

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Durango Colorado Real Estate
Apr21

Durango Colorado Real Estate

Durango Colorado Real Estate durangocoloradorealestate.com and the SW Colorado Real Estate Region   AMAZING Bayfield, Colorado property BROKER SHOWCASE UNBELIEVABLE MOUNTAIN VIEWS IN PAGOSA SPRINGS, COLORADO Durango Area Commercial Property Search By the Economic Development Alliance     FUN things to do in Durango and SW Colorado Restaurants Whatever you're craving, Durango has a place for you Durango Dining Guide...

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Housing Supply Remains Tight Predictions for Next Quarter
Apr12

Housing Supply Remains Tight Predictions for Next Quarter

Dan Korman of Alpenglow Properties talks about the impact of low housing supply on the jump on housing prices and offers some.

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Durango Home and Ranch Show
Apr09

Durango Home and Ranch Show

The Durango Home & Ranch Show is our largest and longest-running Four Corners Expos event. This show is a favorite of homeowners looking for experts in home improvement, building, decorating, landscaping, household items, technology for the home or business, remodeling, and much more. With a wide variety of exhibitors each year, attendees are sure to find what they need. This event takes place at the La Plata County Fairgrounds....

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February 2021 Numbers
Mar22

February 2021 Numbers

Two full months into the New Year and real estate transactions in La Plata County are staying steady and showing great promise for a very busy spring ahead in the real estate world. The February numbers did not jump notably from the January numbers, however for this time of year these numbers are significantly higher than what we are used to during the late winter months. February gave us one more sold listing than the 76 that were...

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Chris Bettin  Featured Durango Realtor
Feb26

Chris Bettin
Featured Durango Realtor

Chris has worked in the resort and real estate industry for over 30 years (since 1988). After completing a degree in Business Administration and Tourism and Resort Management, he worked in operations management and consulting in several locations before returning to his favorite town in the world, Durango, Colorado. With a background in four-star resort management and homeowner relations, Chris has a wealth of knowledge about the...

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Real Estate Update: January ’21 Sees Historic Numbers in Residential Sales
Feb10

Real Estate Update: January ’21 Sees Historic Numbers in Residential Sales

Fewer houses available, low mortgage rates are driving up the cost of housing, but sales of single-family homes was at a record high for January. The commercial office space is another matter. Find out more.

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As Durango’s Property Sales Surge Here Are 3 Ways To Transform New Property Into A Welcoming Home
Jan29

As Durango’s Property Sales Surge Here Are 3 Ways To Transform New Property Into A Welcoming Home

Statistics from the Durango Area Association of Realtors show that 962 homes were sold in La Plata County in the third quarter of 2020, according to Durango Herald. Christine Serwe, a broker at Wells Group, said, “Last year we sold around 100 residential properties over a million dollars. We have never sold even half this quantity on the higher end. Something most of the Western Slope markets are witnessing.” According to...

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2020 4th Quarter & Annual MLS Data Statistics
Jan25

2020 4th Quarter & Annual MLS Data Statistics

2020 4th Quarter & Annual MLS Data Statistics

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MGL Partners selects Rainbow Housing Assistance Corporation as service provider for affordable community in Colorado
Jan12

MGL Partners selects Rainbow Housing Assistance Corporation as service provider for affordable community in Colorado

Durango, CO – January 11, 2021 – Rainbow Housing Assistance Corporation (Rainbow), a nonprofit organization that provides service-enriched housing programs for residents of rental housing communities throughout the country, has been selected by MGL Partners as the service provider for Lumien II Apartments. The 36-unit apartment complex located at 3190 E Animas Village Dr in Colorado, has set-aside nine units to house homeless or...

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Real Estate Transactions for November 2020
Dec16

Real Estate Transactions for November 2020

Real Estate Transactions for November 2020 It is that time again for the monthly numbers for La Plata County residential real estate and as you may have guessed November did not disappoint. It is common for real estate to slow down substantially in the winter months; although October brought 203 sales and November brought 125, La Plata County is still up 39 more sales than in November of 2019. The momentum continues for residential...

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Real Estate Transactions for October 2020
Nov11

Real Estate Transactions for October 2020

Real Estate Transactions for October 2020 This week we have the latest numbers for La Plata County residential real estate. While not a surprise based on the level of activity we’ve seen this fall, we are looking at standout numbers for the month. With 202 total sales for the month of October, we have not seeing a higher number since before 2011 (if ever)! This is over one hundred transactions more than October of 2019. Year to date...

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Tina Valles comes to Team Pagosa
Nov05

Tina Valles comes to Team Pagosa

Tina Valles comes to Team Pagosa Tina moved to Pagosa Springs in 2005 and still feels like she’s on vacation when enjoying everything this beautiful mountain town has to offer. She was born in Los Angeles and grew up in Copenhagen, Denmark where she met her husband of 30 years and had their 2 children. They lived in the Mammoth Lakes CA area for some years and fell in love with the mountains, but returned to Denmark for a while....

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Shane Dawson, Durango REALTOR®
Oct29

Shane Dawson, Durango REALTOR®

Shane Dawson, REALTOR®– Experience you can count on. (Shane and his son backpacking in the San Juan’s) EXPERIENCE YOU CAN COUNT ON Shane’s real estate career began 20 years ago working for one of the nation’s largest private landowners. In the early 2000’s, he moved to Durango to work in sales for a local ranch and land developer. Following that, Shane was a Christie’s International Real Estate agent and member of Who’s Who in...

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La Plata County Residential Real Estate Numbers for September
Oct10

La Plata County Residential Real Estate Numbers for September

This week we have the latest La Plata County residential real estate transactions for the month of September. Not surprisingly, it was a standout month of transactions. With 186 total transactions, it is the highest month of any in 2020, and higher than any other September since prior to 2011. Year to date, we have seen 979 total residential sales, whereas last year at this time there were 888 total sales. The median sales price...

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Real Estate in the News
Oct10

Real Estate in the News

This week we have the latest national real estate news headlines. Across the board, we continue to see significant market activity, even in the midst of COVID. Here are some of the articles: Home Prices Increase in 20 US Cities: We have seen historically low mortgage rates, which gives buyers more buying power, and the ability to search for homes outside of their previous price range. According to this HousingWire article, “The...

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